Dennis Mitchell who is better known as Dennis the Menace is a comic strip character who was originally created by Hank Ketcham in 1951. The five-and-a-half-year-old has the best intentions of doing good in his neighborhood but often finds himself in mischief. The blonde haired little boy famously annoys Mr. Wilson, his slingshot, in one way or another! Get the look of this slingshot carrying little boy with this Dennis the Menace costume guide.
If you’re thinking of dressing up as Dennis for your next Halloween costume, you’ve come to the right place! To cosplay Dennis the Menace wear a Short Blonde Wig, Throw on a Blue and White Striped Shirt underneath a pair of Red Overalls. To finish this costume lace up a pair of Adidas Casual Sneakers. Dennis is usually seen carrying around the same toys—Red Wagon, Teddy Bear, and a Sling Shot!
Dennis the Menace from the popular comic strip is a young boy who has a tendency of getting into trouble, so his iconic costume isn’t too difficult to recreate! We recommend starting out by ordering a pair of red overalls, blue/white striped shirt, and white sneakers online. Head over to a costume shop for a similar blonde wig. Check out a local retail store for a common teddy bear, slingshot, red wagons can be found in toy stores.
Dennis the Menace either runs around on his own or with one of his friends, so now is the time to grab your own friends to turn this look into a group costume! Friends of yours can dress up as other popular comic strip characters like Charlie Brown, Lucy Van Pelt, or Pigpen. Now that you have the look of the mischievous little boy, send us a picture of your costume so we can add it to our Dennis the Menace cosplay gallery!
Dennis The Menace started out as a popular comic strip character created by Hank Ketcham in 1951. He is still considered as one of America’s favorite comic strip characters! Dennis Mitchell is a young boy who runs around his neighborhood trying to find something to keep himself entertained or looking for ways to help his neighbors. Unfortunately, Dennis usually ends up annoying his neighbor Mr. Wilson or getting himself in trouble somehow or another.
Dennis loves anything to do with Christmas, his teddy bear, and anything that can be considered a prank especially if it involves water pistols. While he tends to get himself into trouble quite a bit, he is really a good kid that doesn’t want to bother or hurt anyone—he just wants to have fun and to be a kid!